along the coast. waves could hit 5 meters along the northwest coast. good news, the system will move quickly out of the japan, out over japan. and sunny skies, i should say, clear skies, will be returning to much of japan by this evening. but, as the rain passes through, cooler air comes in. that is going to produce snow showers in the mountains across japan. out toward the west, dry, chilly for the northern peninsula. down towards the south. a tropical depression east of the rear undgion will become a and move through the philippines over 72 hours or so. manila will turn stormy on thursday. heaviest rain is going to be found along the eastern seaboard. more than 120 millimeters of rain is likely. that is certainly not the cause of flooding as well as landslides. moving into the americas then, winter storm is, have been battering the western u.s. and western canada.